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the environment at the same time for the third year in a row, sales tax will not be collected on energy star appliances. >> p they buy one of these energy star appliances this weekend, saturday, sunday monday they avoid the 6% sales tax. some of these appliances are $1,000 so that's a significant savings there. they then save in the operation of the appliance because it's an energy efficient item. >> reporter: this year it'll be held saturday february 16th through monday february 18th at stores across maryland. and consumers will find stores are already running president's day specials so the savings will add up. >> on top of that you don't have to pay sales tax on energy star appliances and you have a bg & e rebate which gives you 100 to $155. >> reporter: so expect sales on air-conditioning, furnaces, programmable thermostats, solar water heaters and cfl bulbs. local businesses say it helps their bottom line. >> it's a nice boost for our business. it takes us through into the spring. >> again the dates of this year's tax free energy star weekend are fe
cuts would jeopardize our military readiness. they've devastate priorities like education and energy and medical research. they would certainly slow our recovery and cost us hundreds of thousands of jobs. that's why democrats republicans, business leaders and economists have already said that these cuts-- known here in washington as the sequester-- are a really bad idea. now, some in congress have proposed preventing only the defense cuts by making even bigger cuts to things like education and job training medicare and social security benefits. that idea is even worse. (applause) yes, the biggest driver of our long-term debt is the rising cost of health care for an aging population. and those of us who care deeply about programs like medicare must embrace the need for modest reforms. otherwise, our retirement programs will crowd out the investments we need for our children and jeopardize the promise of a secure retirement for future generations. but we can't ask senior citizens and working families to shoulder the entire burden of deficit reduction while asking nothing more from the
road. this is brought to you by bge smart energy savers program. fall in love with cfl and energy saving bull inns. visit bge smart energy.com. back to you. >> thanks, kristy. >>> still ahead at 4:00. abducted from school and found naked blocks from her home. how philadelphia police -- cirng gardener helping police find her attackers. >>> the controversial celebrity offering to help her recovery. >>> a glorious day outside. but keep that winter coat and snow shovel handy. meteorologist tim williams is updating your first warning forecast. >>> 65 degrees and mostly sunny in central maryland. complete first warning forecast is coming up. >>> minutes ago, jesse jackson, jr., congressman, is officially charged with stealing $3 million from his campaign fund. they say he used the money for a rolex watch and home renovations. jackson's wife and former campaign manager and treasurer is charged with filing false joint tax returns. >>> a milwaukee family is thanking charlie sheen for his generosity. the actor wired $10,000 for a therapy dog. 15-year-ol
: for the third year in a row, sales tax will not be collected on energy star appliances this weekend. other appliances are on the list of tax free item that is will save money. >> if they buy one of these star energy products this weekend they avoid the 6% sales tax. some of these appliances are $1,000 that's a significant savings there. they then save in the operation of the appliance because it's an energy efficient item. >> reporter: this year it'll be held saturday february 16th through monday february 18th at stores throughout maryland and consumers will find president's day discounts which really add up. >> it will give you 100 to $250 on dish washers, washing machines. >> reporter: expect major savings on air conditioners, furnaces, dehumidifies, refrigerators and cfl bulbs. >> it's a great boost for the business. it's not our busiest time of the year but it's a nice boost and it takes us through into the spring. >>> again the dates are february 16th through monday february 18th. vick back to you. >> okay, mary. thank you. for a list of items t
have seen resignation including, for example, the secretary of energy. the question still is when will we see those major women appointed to top-level cabinet positions whether it's justice or something else? >> well, the attorney general intends to stay. the president just appointed sally jewell to the department of interior last week. he'll be filling out his cabinet in the coming weeks. i think when he's finished you will see it is a cabinet that reflects the diversity of our country. not just the cabinet but sub-cabinet and one that he believes will put america first but the middle class first, help those who want to move into the middle class, and move our country forward. we're very optimistic charlie about the future. and it's time to get going now. >> valerie jarrett, good to see you. thank you for joining us. >> thanks nora. thanks charlie. >>> former vice president dick cheney's condemning and praising president obama in a wide-ranging interview you'll only see on "cbs this morning." cheney has criticized the president's choice of national security
destination. not only for tourists but also for locals. >> reporter: the energy of underarmour hits harbor east. and it opens its doors saturday. >> it's going to be a frenzy. it's fantastic. this is the biggest presence anywhere in the world. >> reporter: henry stafford, says the store will be a model for international growth. >> it's more than a store. it's a lab for us. >> while some is unique to baltimore, their shoes front and center. and an entire half of the store is just for women. >> we're building an amazing, amazing women's business. and we're showing our commitment to that right when she walks into the store. >> and adding to the store's whole creative vibe, this gent screen made up of 330,000 l.e.d. lights. >> reporter: with a prime location right on the water, underarmour hopes to gain international exposure. >> we're so pleased to have them here. and it's further solidified. >> reporter: the brand house, as it will be known, joins a long list of high-end retailers who call harbor east their home. >> we've had jay crew, anthropology. l
after sugary sodas. >>> well, the postcard being sent out says energy as free as the wind. but it's going to cost taxpayers something. i'm pat warren. coming up on eyewitness news. the governor testifies on his wind energy bill. >>> could maryland's famous conductor of the underground railroad finally get the right commission she deserves? i'll explain how some of maryland's movers and shakers are pushing again for a national park for hariet tubman. >>> another storm coming for the weekend? don't miss the updated first warning forecast coming up. >>> we have rain, some sleet, 38 degrees in central maryland right now. the complete first warning weather forecast is coming up. governor martin o'malley is taking another crack at getsing signature bill passed. the biggest obstacle has been moved out of the way. >> reporter: if there's one thing maryland gets plenty of. >> wind is one of maryland's two most abundant natural resources. the other being the sun. >> reporter: solar power has been a big energy alternative. but the maryland offshore wind
the same there, west loop, reisterstown road. this is brought to you by bge, smart energy save's program. fall in love with bge, cfe and energy bulbs. visit bge smart energy.com. back to you. >> kristy, thank you. >>> well, charm city just got a little more charming this valentine's day. wjz is live. christie ileto explains how a national magazine ranks baltimore as one of the best cities for singles. just in time for cupid. hi, christie. >> among other things tmeans baltimore's single lovebirds won't have to look far for love this valentine's day. >> whether it's flowers, bling or gifts, baltimore's single lovebirds know love is in the air. >> i was arounded by my -- reminded by my girlfriend. a few times. >> reporter: single men are expected to dig deeper into their wallets to please the apple of their eye, spending twice as much as those who are married. >> these are for my wife. >> uh-huh. >> and my 5-year-old daughter, whose favorite color is yellow. >> i do come the store every year at valentine's day. >> reporter: at o'donnell fluorest-- flo
-free shopping coming to maryland. for the third year in a row. sales tax will not be collected on energy star appliances. on the list for tax-free items saving consumers money and helping the environment. you can buy them tax-free saturday february 16th through monday february 1th. >>> still to come, behind bars, police make an arrest -- >>> a long way home, a crippled cruise ship slowly makes its way back to port. the latest on the thousands of people trapped onboard. >> >> a lot of sunshine, a pretty mild day. i have heard that snowflakes may be in our forecast. the more complete version of that is still coming up. . >>> police make arrests in the murder case of a 15-year-old chicago girl who was shot days after performing at the president's inauguration. police say two gang members are charged in the death of pendleton. last month the men allegedly opened fire on a group of students sitting in the park. police think they mistook one of the students as a member of a rival gang. . >>> the cruise ship is being towed to mobile, alabama and
the same amount of energy the lower intensity work outs were better at improving insulin levels as well as fats and cholesterol. >>> a woman's blood may hold clues whether she's at risk for memory problems after menopause. some women have platelets in their blood more likely to cause clots. that may lead to areas of brain damage after menopause that causing memory loss. >>> be sure to check in today atting -- at 4:00 5:00 and 6:00. there may have been some policies not followed by training supervisors in the shooting. we'll have the latest on the olympic h him at let lick >> reporter: welcome back. here's the 5 day forecast. again, it's chilly over the weekend. that 34 sunday is 10 below normal. that's how it looks in the city we call baltimore on valentine's day. back inside. >> thank you . >>> don't miss tonight's prime time cbs line up. at 10:00 it's elementary immediately followed by eyewitness news at 11:00. >>> if you don't like buying your valentine real flowers check out something that will stay in bloom forever. a man has been hard at work making whole bouquets of them. they s
that energy somehow and the dissipation goes into heating the air around it as it plunges in. but it also goes into breaking up the meteor, so it breaks up into smaller pieces. that helps to dissipate the energy. the reason why it was spread over such a large area is because the measurement on the contrail behind it is about 300 miles long. this is essentially skipping into the atmosphere so it's going to create a shock wave, like a sonic boom, that rolls along the surface of the planet for quite some distance, that would create the damage over such a wide area. >> mason: there was another close encounter today as an asteroid passed within 17,200 miles of earth well inside the orbit of some of our satellites. are these events related or is this a cosmic coincidence? >> well, you know, there are all sorts of events going on in the solar system. it just so happens in coincidence that these two events happened today. we had the one that we already knew about for quite some time and this one that just sort of shows up out of no place. we could track the asteroid so we knew it was happening but tha
jobs to america by investing in new source of energy and new infrastructure and the next generation of high-wage, high-tech american manufacturing. i believe in manufacturing. ( applause ) i think it makes our country stronger. >> reporter: the white house says linamar is part of a manufacturing revival. 500,000 new jobs in three years. true. but manufacturing jobs nationally haven't grown since july. >> i move out this way to go back to school. >> reporter: eight miles from where the president spoke today we found 27-year-old curt fullmer. he's training to be a measurist at a local community college after serving two tours with the army in iraq and afghanistan. increasingly companies build factories near trained workers. mr. obama wants $1 billion to expand manufacturing research and training. fullmer, who found training on his own learned this lesson-- >> go back to school for a trade that is needed. exercise a little scregz discretion as to what is needed in your area before going back to school and i think if you do that, you're going to be fine. >> reporter: the factory preside
are shocked by the departure of pope benedict the 16th. he says he does not have the energy to continue. wjz is live and we have the impact on the catholic church and its members here in maryland. >> reporter: benedict the 16th was elected pope in 2005. tonight, catholics including those here in baltimore give their reaction to him resigning and they also tell us what the future of the catholic church now is. news that pope benedict the 16th announced his resignation stunned catholics worldwide. the. >> like watching your own dad get old and admit that he's not up to all the duties of being the head of the family and all that involves. >> reporter: the pontiff says he's step down at the end of the month. he told cardinals he no longer has the strength to do the job. he's the first pope to resign in 600 years. experts say it's something that just doesn't happen. a culture where biblical doctrine rules, change is slow. the faithful are left wondering what happens next. >> i think that whomever they elect, i think must first and foremost be a faithful
flagship store along the waterfront. >> reporter: the energy of under armour hits harbour east an 8,000 square foot store opens saturday. >> it is fantastic the biggest presence of under armour footwear, apparel, accessories any where in the world. >> reporter: the senior vp says the store will be a model for international growth. >> more than a store, a lab for us to learn but something great for harbour east. >> reporter: while some apparent is unique to baltimore their shoes are front and center. an entire half of the store is just for women. >> we are building an amazing women's business and showing commitment to that right when she walks in. >> reporter: adding to the whole store's creative vibe this giant screen made up of 330,000 led lights. with a prime location right along the water, under armour hopes to grain even more international -- gain even more international exposure. >> it further solidifies harbour east as a go to retail destination. >> reporter: the brand house joins a long list of high end retailers who call this their home.
with the national atomic energy agency. >>> and "the wall street journal" says the u.s. and europeans have struck up a trade deal. it could take two years to compete. >>> "usa today" says there use news on chuck hagel. they could decide tomorrow. republicans are threatening to stonewall the nomination and moderate republican susan says she'll appose hagel. >> at a hearing yesterday patrick donohoe told senators the postal service needs their help. last year, keep in mind the post office loft nearly $16 billion. >>> and the "los angeles times" says researchers believe they may have spotted the youngest black hole in the galaxy and it's not fashion only 200,000 light years away. some say a black hole could provide a passage to another >> announcer: this national weather report sponsored by kay jewelers. every kiss begins with kay. >>> this morning los angeles police are defending the fiery end to the shoot-out with christopher dorner. we did not intentionally burn down that cabin to get mr. dorner out. >> our carter evans with new details on how things ended. >>> and ano
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for changes in in immigration and gun control and then the familiar themes like energy, education, and infrastructure. all of this delivered before a still sharply divided congress. president obama comes here to capitol hill tonight to fulfill his constitutional duty to inform congress about the state of the union. >> you will hear in the president's state of the union an outline from him for his plan to create jobs and grow the middle class. >> reporter: aides tell us the president's speech will sound more like the speeches he gave during his re-election bid. you can expect to hear a lot about the economy. but critics say once re-elected, the president pivoted and his -- and has spent most of his second term working on social issues such as gun control and immigration reform. the white house disagrees. >> there's no pivot here. the president's principal preoccupation since he ran for office in 2007 has been what we need to do to make our economy work for the middle class. >> reporter: in the republican response, florida senator marco rubio is expected to mak
. >> if this amount of energy had been detonated at ground level instead of 10 miles up, it would have probably leveled every single building in an area the size of chicago. >> reporter: that's hundreds of thousands, maybe millions dead. >> it's hard to think about that the possibility could be that, but it's there. >> reporter: the explosion blew out windows in thousands of apartment buildings sending glass shards flying. no one was killed. among the jur injured two00 children. more than 300 schools sustained damage. a wall at a zinc factually claeped. the region's governor promised to replace all the broken windows in a week, a long way where the temperature was 12 below zero. tony guida cbs news, new york. >> axelrod: the russians weren't the only ones looking up and seeing meteors purpose there were two other apparent meteor sightings reported last night one over cuba and then look at the upper right part of your screen. this image was captured in san francisco. neither of these other two meteors caused any injuries or damage. joining us now for more on all this activity above earth is jeff
in education, infrastructure and clean energy. >> gun control will still get air time. several lawmakers invited victims of gun vie leans. gabby giffords is joining ron barber who now holds her seat. her husband, mark kelly, will be senator john mccain's guest. they just launched a new tv ad that will follow the president's speech on some channels. >> congress must act. >> president obama will take his statement of the union message on the road later this week. >> wjz and cbs news will bring you live coverage of the state of the union and the republican response tomorrow night beginning at 9:00. >>> the president at the white house this afternoon handed out one of the military's highest honors. he awarded the metal of honor to clinton romatia. he was among about 50 u.s. troops that came under attack by hundreds oh of taliban fighters in 2009. officials say he risked his life to lead overs to safety and recovered the bodies of fallen soldiers. >>> in today's health watch researchers are examining a new pill that may be able to slim down your waistline. it reverses obesity and diabetes. i
and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like the berios. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! >>> don't miss the cbs primetime lineup tonight at 10:00. new episode of hawaii 50, with new faces from the nfl. followed by eyewitness news at 11:00. that's it for us right now. we'll be back at 11:00. i'm vic carter. >> for bob and mark, i'm denise koch. thanks for watching wjz, maryland's news station. don't go away. there is much more coming up on the cbs evening news with scott pelley. including what motivated adam lanza's newtown murder spree? new details on what the shooter was thinking? new evidence. we take you now to new york on >> pelley: tonight, motive for the massacre. for the first time we've learned what motivated the attack on sandy hook elementary school. bob orr reports adam lanza believed he was competing with another infamous murderer. oscar pistorius will appear in court tomorr
smith is 11 weeks pregnant with her second child. >> i feel great. a lot of energy. it's just been a wonderful experience. >> reporter: she takes a prenatal multivitamin, with folic acid. a new study looked at 85,000 children in norway. researchers found mothers who took folic acid supplements before they conceived and during the first two months of their pregnancy, lowered their child's chances of autism 30%. >> will lead to new ways to prevent ought iistic disorders. >> reporter: it is already known to reduce the risk of spine -- brain and spine birth defects. >> is not costly. approximate is part of the standard of care, ridiculous. so we would televisionally recommend it. >> reporter: doctors recommend that pregnant women and women trying to get pregnant, take 400 grams of folic acid a day. that's the typical amount in folic acid. >> we put a lot of focus on healthiness, being healthy, taking the right vitamins, eating well. >> reporter: she's also trying to cut -- get more sleep and cut down on stress to make sure she has a healthy baby.
to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like the berios. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! >>> it's 53 degrees in central maryland. the complete first warning weather forecast is coming up. it instinct, call it aggression. either way, shock and sadness for a family in pasadena, whose goats were mauled to death. the owner at first thought wolves were attacking her pets. >> reporter: there were photographs of smoke and joe and billy jean. but that's all she has of her pets. saturday night, the goats were killed inside their pen in this pasadena neighborhood. >> i saw what i thought was a wolf over top of my dead goat. >> manning called her next-door neighbor for help. he brought a gun. >> and it looked like it was being aggressive. so to protect himself and protect us being out here, he shot it. >> reporter: it was only then they realized it was the wolf's closest cousin, a husky. on the internet, there are sites dedicat
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a destination for tourists other but locals as well. >> reporter: the energy of underwarmor hits harbor east. an 8,000-square foot store officially opens its doors saturday. >> it's going it to be a frenzy. it's fantastic this. is the biggest presence of apparel. >> reporter: henry stafford, vp of apparel accessories says the store will be a model for international growth. >> it's a lab for us to learn. but it's something great for harbor east. >> reporter: while some apparel is unique to baltimore, their shoes are front and center. and an entire half of the store is just for women. >> we're building an amazing, amazing women's business. and we're showing our commitment to that, right when she walks into the store. >> reporter: and adding to the whole store's creative vibe, this giant screen, made up of 330,000 l.e.d. lights. >> reporter: with a prime location right along the water, underarmour hopes to gain even more international exposure. >> we're so pleased to have them here in harbor east. and they think it further solidify harbor east as a real go
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as a main culprit in online spying directed at companies with ties to military technology, but energy, finance, and other industries have also been hacked over the past five years. senior correspondent john miller is a former fbi assistant director. john, good morning. how widespread? >> this is pretty widespread charlie. when you take an nie, national intelligence estimate this is really the consensus of all 16 intelligence agencies on a problem, so this is going to be a fairly authoritative document that's sounding the alarm that china -- well, picture this. two giant aircraft hangars full of military people who work 24/7 hacking into u.s. government databases, private corporation databases. >> you mean those are chinese hackers doing that. >> yes yes. and they're working for the government. these aren't guys doing it for entertaining. here's the difference. we do that too. all countries do that. the difference -- i think the alarm the report sounds is china does it not just for political and military secrets, they're stealing trade secrets to get china ahead.
stores and restaurants here in harbor east. the energy is hitting harbor east. the store opens its door on saturday. >> it is mantastic. this is the biggest presence of under armorler anywhere in the world. >> henry stanford, the vice president, is saying the store will be a model for growth. >> it is more than a store. it is a lab to learn. >> reporter: some is unique to baltimore, their shoes are front and center. half of the store is just for women. >> we're building an amazing, amazing women's business and showing our commitment to that right when she walks into the store. >> reporter: and adding to the store's creative vibe. this giant screen made up of 330,000 lead lights. >> reporter: with a prime location along the water. they hope to gain more national exposure. >> we are so pleased to have them here in harbor east. it is a good to retail destination. >> reporter: it joins a long list of resteelers. >> we had j.crew, anthropology. cosmetics. now they are opening up within the span of just a year. >> reporter: people have been st
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